I had a Super Bowl party last night, but I really should call it the Super Bowl commercial party. Whenever an ad came on the crowd was hushed and intently watched the commercial. OK, maybe I shushed everyone, especially during the ads for job boards.
This year’s funny one was Career Builder’s parking lot commercial where a bunch of monkeys, aka coworkers, wedge a poor employee into his car. The tag line was: “stuck between a bad job and a hard place.”
It was funny, but it got me thinking about all the people I’ve been talking to lately who would take any job right now, even a bad job. (more…)